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Tag: Black Mirror

Black Mirror: The Complete Third Series (DVD TV series review).

June 28, 2020 | By | Reply More
Black Mirror: The Complete Third Series (DVD TV series review).

The third series of ‘Black Mirror’ starts off with ‘Nosedive’ with a reality that depends on popularity ratings for status. To be able to afford a new house and stop sharing with her brother, Lacie Pound (actress Bryce Dallas Howard) can get a special deal if she can raise her popularity from 4.2 to 4.8. […]

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Black Mirror: Series 1, 2 & Christmas Special boxset (TV series DVD review).

March 1, 2020 | By | Reply More
Black Mirror: Series 1, 2 & Christmas Special boxset (TV series DVD review).

Watching these stories, the more I felt we have a different sort of Science Fiction. Showrunner Charlie Brooker and his writers are really combining kitchen sink drama with SF themes. I’m still not quite sure how I missed them back in 2011 but definitely seeing them without adverts doesn’t destroy the flow which is quite […]

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Black Mirror (season five: trailer).

May 15, 2019 | By | Reply More
Black Mirror (season five: trailer).

Here’s the trailer for the 5th season of Black Mirror, coming to Netflix on June 5th 2019. You know, like the old Tales of the Unexpected. But with technology. And better, I dreamt that Charlie Brooker whispered in my ear that Black Mirror was going to be streamed on Netflix in June. I woke up […]

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Weird City (scifi TV series trailer).

January 10, 2019 | By | Reply More
Weird City (scifi TV series trailer).

YouTube Premium needs content that will make you pay with dosh, so what could be better than copying – I mean a ‘homage’ – to the UK’s scifi Black Mirror TV series, with their own satirical science fiction anthology exploring the messed up near future, called Weird City. This one has some interesting names taking […]

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Black Mirror season 4 (trailer).

August 25, 2017 | By | Reply More
Black Mirror season 4 (trailer).

Here’s the Black Mirror fourth season trailer from those funksters at Netflix. Cripes, Charlie Brooker is only blooming at it again!

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Black Mirror… on the wall, who’s the freakiest of them all?

January 29, 2013 | By | Reply More
Black Mirror… on the wall, who’s the freakiest of them all?

Another helping of the near-future TV scifi series from Charlie Brooker, Black Mirror, is coming soon (UK, Channel 4)… In a dark cyberpunk future, Brooker aims to tap into our collective unease about the modern world… but is that a good thing? Not when the technology goes wrong, it blooming ain’t!

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